The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Web Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Designer
England / South West
Rank 128 131 136
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Web Designer 2 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.077% 0.21% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.22% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £413 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +73.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £263 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-19.23% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £13.75 -
% change year-on-year
+56.36% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2468 2765 2904
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.51% 95.64% 96.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1615 1873 1865
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £248 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 161 178
Median hourly rate £27.50 £26.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% +6.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.36 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.20 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Web Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South West region that featured Web Designer in the job title.

Web Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Web Designer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Designer across the South West region.

Web Designer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Web Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Designer across the South West region.

Web Designer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Web Designer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Designer within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Devon +7 1 - -
Wiltshire +1 1 - -
Web Designer
England

Web Designer Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, Web Designer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region featuring Web Designer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Fireworks
3 1 (25.00%) Publishing
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Taxonomies
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Copywriting
3 1 (25.00%) Usability Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (25.00%) Social Media
3 1 (25.00%) Content Development
3 1 (25.00%) Content Writing
3 1 (25.00%) LESS
3 1 (25.00%) Photoshop

Web Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (25.00%) Fireworks
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
General
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Copywriting
2 1 (25.00%) Social Media
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Content Development
1 1 (25.00%) Content Management
1 1 (25.00%) Content Writing
1 1 (25.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Web Accessibility
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA